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Dutton Funeral Home

300 East Cash Street, Iowa Park, TX

OBITUARY

Wanda Sorey

November 1, 1937February 1, 2020
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Wanda Caroline (Gimbel) Sorey, 82, passed away Saturday, February 1, 2020 in Wichita Falls, Texas. Funeral services will be held at 10 AM on Friday, February 7, 2020 at Faith Baptist Church of Iowa Park with Pastor Tim Franks officiating. Graveside services will follow at Highland Cemetery. Visitation will be held from 6-8 PM on Thursday, February 6, 2020 at Dutton Funeral Home in Iowa Park, Texas. Wanda was born November 1, 1937 in Dalhart, Texas to Louis and Evelyn (Smith) Gimbel. She met Dennis Sorey, Jr. in Fort Morgan, Colorado and was married on July 6, 1956. She and her husband traveled with his job in most of the Midwestern states before settling in Iowa Park in 1966. Wanda was a member and dearly loved Faith Baptist Church of Iowa Park. She was a volunteer in the community and loved serving others. Wanda was preceded in death by her parents and husband of nearly 54 years. Surviving relatives include her children, Steve Sorey and wife, Maryann of Georgetown, Texas; Sandra Furlow of Iowa Park, Texas; Dennis Sorey of Kempner, Texas; and Gaylene Sorey of Iowa Park, Texas; two grandchildren, Alexandria Sorey Furlow and Cheyenne Sorey Slagle; and brother, Gilbert Gimbel and wife Orpha of Fort Morgan, Colorado. Memorials are suggested to the Iowa Park Friendly Door Senior Citizens.

Services

  • Visitation Thursday, February 6, 2020
  • Funeral Service Friday, February 7, 2020

Memories

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Neva Sorey Laseter

February 7, 2020

I lost a very special friend. We shared many hours over the phone and Wanda was the most caring person about others. She loved everyone. Wanda, you are truly missed.

DONNA MYERS

February 7, 2020

WE WERE BLESSED TO HAVE WANDA & BILL AS NEIGHBORS TO MY MOM & DAD (JOHN & THELMA FERGUSON). SHE WATCHED OVER THEM LIKE FAMILY AND WAS DEARLY LOVED BY MYSELF AND BROTHERS, TOMMY AND JOHNNY AND FAMLIES. MY CHILDREN LOVED HER TOO! PRAYERS TO ALL.

Russell, Geanice, and Macy Adkins

February 6, 2020

Our thoughts and prayers are with the Sorey Family. Wanda was a wonderful person! She will be dearly missed!!! We love and miss you Wanda! ❤️❤️❤️Russell, Geanice, and Macy Adkins

Lynda Moulton ( Halstead )

February 4, 2020

She was a beautiful person inside and out. A very loving warm compassionate person. She will be greatly missed. God now has another angel.

Karen (Andersen) Barlow

February 4, 2020

Mrs. Sorey was one of the "cool moms" from our childhood. I loved her spunk, laughter, and beautiful smile. Always in your heart.

Frankie Mcginnis

February 3, 2020

Gaylene I met your mother a couple of times at the hospital. She was always friendly and smiling. Yes you will miss her, but she is in a better place not suffering any. more. It hurts when you lose your mother, son or wife just keep remembering the time you had with her
You are in.my prayers
God bless you and your family. Take care of yourself.

Jo Lynn (Duckett) Miller

February 3, 2020

Wanda always had a happy smile and genuine concern for others. Memories of her are woven into the fabrics that I call “home town”. My sincerest condolences.
Jo Lynn

Robin Morris

February 3, 2020

Wanda was the most caring lady with the sweetest heart. You will be greatly missed.

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